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post #4 of (permalink) Old 11-30-2012, 01:01 AM
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Originally Posted by Mostro View Post
....I'm thinking about drilling some ventilation as I'm concerned about heat build-up shortening the life of the emitters.

So are those going into ceiling boxes? If so really get a good feel for the light coverage. For a 36" tank and 30degree lens I would suggest 3 lamps. The reason I went with a track light is I get the ability to use lateral movement in placement since Im using two pendants. I agree with ventilating the fixtures.

At one point I thought about the classic 50's pool hall light fixture with 3 glass green shades. That just wouldn't look right in our living room, so I went with the IKEA shades.
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